Name: Abby Gustaitis
Position: Prop/Hooker
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens, 15s
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
DOB: 5/9/1991
Birthplace: Baltimore, Md.
Hometown: White Hall, Md.
High School: North Harford High School (Pylesville, Md.)
College: University of Maryland ‘13, Physiology and Neurobiology
Team/Club: Scion Rugby Club
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 6th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 4th
  • Years of participation: 2017, 2018
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2018 (sevens); 2017 (15s)
Personal: Daughter of Stan and Tammy Gustaitis…Began playing rugby at age 19 at the University of Maryland… Coached at Georgetown Visitation Rugby and the Women’s U.S. Naval Academy…Enjoys coffee, kombucha, traveling and dental hygiene…Reads 40-50 books a year and mostly enjoys historical fiction and sports memoirs…Became a certified 500 hour Pilates instructor during in 2020 and now teaches part time…Enjoys sharing her passion for health with others.